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functional areas of the cerebrum

A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Accurso
28 years experience in Radiology
I suspect so...: But i cannot prove it. It has been primarily a research tool, but where it is performed, I am sure it has been used for clinical patients. Sorry i c ... Read More

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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Garrett
39 years experience in Radiology
A lot to learn: 1) Brains are still "smarter" than the best computers at least at some tasks. If our best tool to understand the brain is a computer, we cannot quite ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
NO: levels are determined by blood or urine evaluation.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Wouldn't think so: Such an issue would likely have led to removal from the market decades ago (first approved in 1975). There is always a possibility you had a personal ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Lateral sulcus: It separates Frontal & Parietal Lobes above from the Temporal Lobe below.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
32 years experience in Neurology
Frontal lobe: The frontal lobe is Betty functions including: motor control, expression of memory and identification of smells and odors are many of the functions of ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Left hemisphere: This controls the right side body functions such as motor & sensory, and through connections with the right hemisphere, it controls complex activities ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Cerebrum: Cerebrum is the 2 hemispheres (Right & Left) of brain. Cerebral cortex is outer gray matter covering the brain.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Does it matter?: "A habit is something you can do without thinking, which is why most of us have so many of them." Frank A. Clark
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tamar Jeffery
14 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Only 1 large part: Cerebrum has a left and right hemisphere.
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience in Neurology
Is it your scan?: Presumably you didn't just wander into a nuclear medicine facility & make an impulse purchase. Your doctor ordered the scan for a reason. What is ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Temporal: On both sides (lateral, right & left).
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Brain: Cerebral Cortices (each is one Cerebral cortex, Right & Left). Also called Cerebral Hemispheres.
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
The fluid in: The brain is bigger in a shift from the loss of tissue from tumor removal
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Judah Lindenberg
20 years experience in Neurology
Frontal lobe fxn: Not sure what you're asking, but the frontal lobe of the brain (cerebrum) largely controls behavior, executive functions such as planning, language an ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Out of Context: I am sorry but you surely must understand that you gave us words that are meaningless, out of context and in no way definitive enough to give you any ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adrienne Pasek
11 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Brain and anger: The amygdala is the area of the brain responsible for emotional responses including anger. If you are struggling with anger issues find a good therapi ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Cerebral lobes: They are 4 ; Frontal, Parietal, Temporal & Occipital.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
18 years experience in Neurology
Absence seizures: Absence seizures are a type of generalized seizure, perhaps with some relevance of the centro-temporal area on both sides. A complex partial seizure, ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lauren Stegman
26 years experience in Radiation Oncology
? Not Clear: No specific disease results in formation of carcinoma in both frontal lobes. Carcinomas do not form in the brain, but spread (metastasize) there fro ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Melanin: Medulla & Brainstem (Locus coeruleus & substantia nigra).
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
32 years experience in Neurology
Depends.....: It really depends on the difference in size from a benign condition to something very serious.
A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience in Diagnostic Radiology
That is a: very limited, nonspecific description, so it is difficult to guess. It could be an entirely innocuous, incidental finding, or it could be more worris ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Many.: Dany-walker cyst, chiari ii malformation, arachnoid cysts, vein of galen aneurysm, inferior vermian hypoplasia, cerebellar hypoplasia and ependymal tu ... Read More
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